Huawei’s sub-brand Honor as promised announced its new budget smartphone Honor 7C at an event held in Beijing, China on March 12th. For a recap, the device received numerous leaks and reports and had also received a green signal from Chinese authority TENNA.
Price and Availability
The device offered in Black, Red, Gold and Blue color options gets a starting price of 899 yuan (Approx .US$ 142 / Rs. 9,235) for the 3GB RAM and 32GB storage variant, while the 4GB RAM and 64GB variant is priced at 1299 yuan (Approx. US$ 205 / Rs. 13,345). The pre-orders have already kicked off with sales starting from March 13th in China.
Features and Specifications
Honor 7C flaunts an edge-to-edge display full metal unibody design with dual camera setup and fingerprint sensor resting at the rear. It sports a 5.99-inch HD+ display bearing a resolution of 1440 x 720 pixels and 18:9 aspect ratio.
Under the hood, it is powered by an Octa-Core Snapdragon 450 processor clocked at 1.8GHz mated with Adreno 506 GPU. It will be offered in two variants – 3GB RAM and 32GB storage as the standard variant, and the top-end variant with 4GB RAM and 64GB of storage.
The dual camera module at the rear includes a 13MP primary sensor alongside a 2MP secondary depth sensing sensor coupled with LED flash. Whereas the front gets an 8MP shooter also with LED flash for selfies and video calling.
It is fueled by 3000mAh battery and runs on Android 8.0 Oreo-based custom EMUI 8.0 on top.
Finally, it measures 158.3 x 76.7 x 7.8mm and Weighs 164grams. Connectivity options include dual-SIM, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS + GLONASS, USB port and a 3.5mm headphone jack.